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March 2019

 

SOMEDAY I'LL PAINT: OIL PAINTING with VICKY WALSH

Adult 18+ | Wednesday, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

March 13, 20, 27, Apr 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15 - No Class April 3 & 10

$360/Lux Local Member, $400/Guest

Visiting artist Vicki Walsh has a skilled approach to teaching color theory with clear and personally designed instruction for handling paint safely and using color in an inspiring way. Participants come away from this class with a thorough understanding of color and value, and a systematic approach to palette creation that will allow them to use the oil medium with skill and confidence, all while experimenting with subject matter personal to their own artistic interests.

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THE LANGUAGE OF SEEING: OIL PAINTING with ALEX SCHEAFER

Adult 18+ | Wednesday, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

March 13, 20, 27, April 17, 24, May 1 - No Class April 3 & 10

$225/Lux Local Member, $250/Guest

Representing the world we see is the very reason why oil paint was invented, and it is the first thing we wish to understand when we are learning to paint. Visiting artist Alex Schaefer will teach the process of painting step by step from start to finish. Students can expect to build a technical foundation while developing a sense of personal style and expression. Lessons in art history and color theory will be covered. This is the ideal course for the beginning painter and an enlightening experience for the advanced artist as well.

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MIXED MEDIA with SUSAN WICKSTRAND

Adult 18+ | Wednesday, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

March 13, 20, 27, April 17, 24, May 1 - No Class April 3 & 10

$225/Lux Local Member, $250/Guest

 

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April 2019

WHEEL THROWING I

Adult 18+ | Course: Thursday, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

April 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, June 5

$260/Lux Local Member, $300/Guest

Learn the essentials of creating functional and sculptural ceramics on a potter's wheel. Whether you are new to ceramics or a professional artist looking to further your practice, visiting instructors will take an individualized approach to teaching all aspects of wheel throwing, firing, and glazing. This course will help in promoting access to and understanding of the importance of ceramic arts while encouraging exploration, self-expression, and safety within a supportive and inspiring artistic community.

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WHEEL THROWING I & II

Adult 18+ | Course: Tuesdays, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Open Studio - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

April 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28, June 4

$380/Lux Local Member, $420/Guest

Further exploration of the ceramic process will introduce more complex ways of making nuanced dinner wear. Learn specific types of closed forms and multi-parted vessels. Emphasis on developing advanced surface designs, decorations, and glaze techniques. Continue to develop personal expression, aesthetic, technical competency and craft in the functional and sculptural ceramic art form. Safety issues continue to be addressed.

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HAND BUILDING 1

Adult 18+ | Thursday, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Open Studio: 1:00 - 3:00

April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6

$380/Lux Local Member, $420/Guest

Learn the basics of hand-building with an emphasis on surface decoration. Using different methods of building, (coil, tile, etc.) student will learn to make functional forms (dishes, cups, and pitchers) as well as sculptural forms. Weekly Demos will be given on different techniques, however the students are encouraged to make their works of art. Hands on instruction is provided in small class sizes.

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CERAMICS MEMBERSHIP

Adult 18+ | Monday & Wednesday, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

April 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, May 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 29 June 3, 5

$380/Lux Local Member, $420/Guest

Practice the skills you learn in class and explore new possibilities with a ceramics lab membership. No instruction is provided during lab sessions, but a lab monitor will be present to answer questions, manage safety, and provide support. You can sign up for a consecutive eight-week session of ceramics lab membership and visit the lab for up to 10 hours per week. You are free to come and go at your convenience during the times and dates listed above. Twelve Potter’s wheels are available on a first come first served basis.

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COMMUNITY TOURS

Take advantage of the unique opportunity to explore art through an open dialogue with trained Lux Liaisons. Liaisons are on hand to the general public during open hours, or available for reserved guided tours. We offer a range of tour experiences to serve the public: pre-K through 8th grade school groups, high school and college student groups, and adult community groups.

Groups are welcome during open gallery hours (Thursdays, 1:00pm-5:00pm). We kindly ask that you book at least one week in advance.

 

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Residency Work Reveal

FEB22

Friday
6pm–8pm

Mixed Media with Susan Wickstrand

MAR13

Wednesday
6:30Pm–8:30pm

Someday I'll Paint: Oil with Vicki Walsh

MAR13

Wednesday
10:00AM-1:00PM

The Language of Seeing: Oil Painting Alex Schaefer

MAR13

Wednesday
6:30pm-8:30pm

Ceramics Membership

APR15

Monday
10:00am–3:00pm

Wheel Throwing I & II

APR16

Tuesday
10:00am–1:00pm

Wheel Throwing I

APR17

Wednesday
6:00pm–8:30pm

Hand Building 1

APR18

Thursday
10:00am-1:00pm

Save the Date: Lux After Dark

SEP28

Saturday